August 2007

Jones Almost Punches Nadal’s Ticket

August 30, 2007

Aussie wild-card entry Alun Jones, No. 123 in the world, had more than his 15 minutes of fame yesterday at the U.S. Open. The 27-year-old career minor leaguer took it to Rafael Nadal for the better part of two hours before succumbing to the gimpy No. 2 seed in four hard-fought sets. Nadal, his left knee […]

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Dark Horse Djokovic Lurks at U.S. Open

August 26, 2007

Get ready Flushing Meadows tennis fans. There is a new kid on the block. Surging Serb Novak Djokovic could shake things up at this year’s U.S. Open. With victories over No. 1 Roger Federer, No. 2 Rafael Nadal, and No.3 Andy Roddick two weeks ago at the Rogers Cup in Montreal, Djokovic has established himself […]

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Barry Got ‘er Done

August 8, 2007

The sorry saga is finally over. Thank God. The most contempt ridden milestone in Major League history is now in the record book. Big Head Barry Bonds broke Hank Aaron’s career home-run record last night when he blasted No. 756 into the seats in the deepest part of AT&T Park. Bud Selig was AWOL, good […]

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